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Life in student accommodation

Our student halls and houses provides a supportive, friendly community with exciting events run by the Residence Life team to help you settle in.

Watch a video of a student’s guide to living in Cardiff - the accommodation, the city and life at one of the UK’s leading universities.

Benefits of living in University accommodation

By living in student halls or houses you will have access to our student peer support network as well as meeting new people as you start your student life.

Accommodation for your preferences

We have a range of halls and houses to suit individual preferences and budgets, including LGBT+, Welsh speakers, families and couples and quiet living options.


Some of our accommodation has been specifically adapted for students with a disability or medical condition.

If you have questions about staying in our accommodation, we would love to hear from you:

Residences Office